Crowne Plaza London- The City19 New Bridge St, London, EC4V 6DB

Indulge in the quintessentially British Garden Afternoon Tea at Crowne Plaza London- The City. 

Afternoon Tea is served in the City Lounge, a chic space with geometric feature lighting and muted tones of blue and grey. It's contemporary aesthetic and calm atmosphere create the perfect setting for an afternoon spent relaxing with friends.

Despite the hotel's modern interiors, it's Afternoon Tea offering takes inspiration from the banquets of King Henry VIII, who resided in Bridewell Palace, which once stood on the foundations of the hotel. Finger sandwiches incorporate ingredients commonly featured at these grand feasts, such as yellow fin tuna and smoked eel and meats such as roast beef with mustard and chicken with tarragon. Their selection of sweets includes a spiced fruit cake and a Hampton court damson's tart, evocative of popular puddings in the time of Tudor reign.

Crown Plaza London- The City, is ideally located a 2 minute walk from Blackfriars Station and in easy reach of many of the city's attractions. 

  1. Times:

    Afternoon Tea is served pm to pm every day

  2. Booking:

    Booking is essential

  3. Nearest railway station:

    Blackfriars Station

  4. Approach:

    The City Lounge Team

  5. Where to sit:

    The City Lounge

  6. Dress code:

    Smart casual

  7. Children:

    Children of all ages welcome

  8. Music:

    No live music

  9. Credit cards:

    All major credit cards accepted

  10. Gardens:


  11. Outdoor Seating:


  12. Disabled access:


  13. Dogs:

    Guide dogs only

  14. Gluten free:

    Yes, 24 hours notice required

  15. Vegan:


  16. Nut free:

    Yes, 24 hours notice required

  17. Award Winner:


  18. Halal:

    Yes, 24 hours notice required

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  • Afternoon Tea
    12pm to 5pm
    Monday - Sunday

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